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Waste prevention set to become EU priority

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The European Commission may have realised that prevention is better than cure where waste is concerned and that recycling is no longer enough. Read more

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Elisa Smart Factory, a leading industrial IoT and data analytics provider, has announced a collaboration agreement with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), a leading IT services, consulting and business solutions organisation. Read more

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Robotics set for seismic change

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The robotics market is set to transform over the next decade, based on the most comprehensive robotics tracker yet released by global tech market advisory firm, ABI Research. Read more

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KraussMaffei’s NETSTAL ELIOS series faster than ever

KraussMaffei

‘Substantial optimisation’ was how KraussMaffei described the achievement of the dry-cycle time of the NETSTAL ELION series models following an adjustment to the clamping unit controller. Read more

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FANUC: 2020 must be year of automation for UK manufacturing

FANUC

UK manufacturers must tip the balance in favour of automation in 2020 to avoid falling behind international competition, according to FANUC UK’s Managing Director Tom Bouchier. Read more

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Wittmann presents SONIC robot range

Wittmann

In contrast to the introduction of the PRIMUS series, Wittmann is now rolling out the SONIC series with several types of appliances at once. The models currently available are SONIC 131, SONIC 142 and SONIC 143. Read more

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BOY presenting at Swiss Plastics Expo 2020

Dr Boy GmbH

German machine manufacturer Dr Boy GmbH will begin the 2020 trade fair season with two injection moulding machines from its wide range BOY product programme on display at Swiss Plastics Expo in Lucerne from 21-23 January. Read more

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Pregis purchases fourth W&H blown film line

Pregis

Pregis has invested $5m (~€4.5m) in its Pregis Films facility located in Grand Rapids, Michigan, US. The company is leasing additional space in the same location for expanded warehousing capability. Read more

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Fast and precise measurement of tubular samples

Zumbach

Tube and hose manufacturers are searching for fast, precise and cost-effective ways to measure and record tubular samples in the laboratory. Read more

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Ellen Hu, Product R&D Manager at Moldex3D, shares her expertise with the Moldex3D Studio platform. Read more

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Maguire’s injection colouring option ensures quality

Maguire Products Inc.

A patent-pending control system for feeding masterbatch into the injection moulding process ensures colour uniformity and saves costs by dosing colorant during the injection phase, when conventional feeders are inactive. Read more

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Success for FELIXprinters at Formnext

FELIXprinters

FELIXprinters capped off its busy show season (which included exhibiting at TCT 2019 in Birmingham, UK) with a hugely successful four days at the flagship Formnext exhibition in November. Read more

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SML rocks K 2019 with record-breaking stretch film line

SML

With the largest cast film line ever displayed at K, Austria-based SML Maschinengesellschaft demonstrated its position in the field of extrusion machines. Read more

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Davis-Standard bringing packaging tech to Interplastica 2020

Davis-Standard

Davis-Standard will begin its 2020 tradeshow season in Moscow at Interplastica on 28-31 January. Read more

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TOMRA featuring at Plast Eurasia İstanbul

TOMRA

TOMRA Sorting Recycling will exhibit its sensor-based sorting systems and latest technologies at Plast Eurasia İstanbul, the largest annual plastics industry exhibition in Europe. Read more

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Dassault Systèmes receives third successive recognition

Dassault Systèmes

Dassault Systèmes has been recognised for the third year in a row in the 2019 Gartner Magic Quadrant for MES Report. Read more

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SIKORA ranks among top 100 German medium-sized companies

SIKORA

Bremen-based SIKORA AG ranks again among Germany’s 100 fastest growing medium-sized companies. Read more

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‘Suite’ solutions for Ultra Finishing and YPS partnership

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Yorkshire Packaging Systems (YPS) has helped UK-based premium bathroom and sanitary products retailer Ultra Finishing with the installation of a wide inline sleeve wrapper and shrink tunnel into the Bolton factory of Ultra Finishing. Read more

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Romanian recycling company CALEX has installed its seventh piece of Starlinger equipment, with a recoSTAR dynamic 105 C-VAC Read more

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The preliminary estimate of shipments value from reporting companies totalled $293.7 million, and following an 8.2 per cent increase in the second quarter, plastics machinery shipments fell by 0.5 per cent in the third quarter Read more

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  • Elisa Smart Factory and TCS partner for advanced manufacturing solutions

  • Robotics set for seismic change

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    Robotics set for seismic change

  • KraussMaffei’s NETSTAL ELIOS series faster than ever

    KraussMaffei

    KraussMaffei’s NETSTAL ELIOS series faster than ever

  • FANUC: 2020 must be year of automation for UK manufacturing

    FANUC

    FANUC: 2020 must be year of automation for UK manufacturing

  • Wittmann presents SONIC robot range

    Wittmann

    Wittmann presents SONIC robot range

  • BOY presenting at Swiss Plastics Expo 2020

    Dr Boy GmbH

    BOY presenting at Swiss Plastics Expo 2020

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